Field Studies of Indoor Thermal Comfort and the Progress of the Adaptive Approach

@article{Humphreys2007FieldSO,
  title={Field Studies of Indoor Thermal Comfort and the Progress of the Adaptive Approach},
  author={Michael A. Humphreys and J. Fergus Nicol and Iftikhar A. Raja},
  journal={Advances in Building Energy Research},
  year={2007},
  volume={1},
  pages={55 - 88}
}
Abstract The experimental basis of the adaptive approach to thermal comfort is the field study. Since the publication of Bedford's study in 1936, many researchers have collected data on people's thermal comfort in everyday conditions. The principal assemblages of data are those of Humphreys (1975; 1978; 1981), de Dear et al (1997), de Dear (1998), de Dear and Brager (1998) and McCartney and Nicol (2001). In addition there exist numerous studies not included in any assemblage. The data come from… 
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